Assisted living claims cost outpaces that of SNFs: report
Mar 18, 2022
The average cost of insurance liability claims was lower for skilled nursing settings by more than $20,000 when compared to assisted living in a new national analysis.
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Jan 17, 2022
Connecticut providers, AG exploring staffing agency price caps, other antitrust measures … Maryland adds test-to-enter visitor policy … Florida may extend COVID-19 liability protections for nursing...
Protect providers or make them pay? States struggling with COVID-19 liability limits
Nov 29, 2021
Drastically different takes in two states demonstrate just how complex operating amid ongoing threats could become for skilled nursing providers in the months ahead.
LTC operators paying higher liability costs since pandemic
Nov 24, 2021
Long-term care operators should be wary of increased liability costs following the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic after a new report found that industry is facing increasing loss costs — with the frequency...
COVID lawsuit bounced back to state court, leaving nursing home cases open to ‘inconsistent’ interpretation
Oct 22, 2021
A COVID-19-related wrongful death lawsuit against two New Jersey nursing homes must be decided in state court — and not in federal court as providers had sought, according to a ruling issued Wednesday...
House lawmakers take another run at COVID liability protections for providers, workers
May 12, 2021
House lawmakers are taking another stab at ensuring COVID-19 liability protections for frontline healthcare providers and workers.
Non-covered losses and steep rate increases: New report issues bleak outlook for provider insurance
Apr 23, 2021
The best positioned long-term and senior care providers can expect to see liability insurance rates climb by as much as 30% this year, while those with previous losses and poor venues will face even stiffer...
Providers rejoice after receiving liability protections for nursing homes
Apr 07, 2021
The burden of proof has been raised for those wanting to bring COVID-related lawsuits against nursing homes in Arizona.
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Mar 29, 2021
OIG: Medicaid Fraud Unit reviewed too many unjustified referrals, diverting resources from viable abuse investigations … Florida governor signs law extending healthcare liability protections for COVID-19...